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HEALTH ASSISTANT or CERTIFIED NURSING ASSISTANTS (CNA) Full or Part Time $18/HR

Company: TrulyHired
Location: Lawrence
Posted on: January 6, 2022

Job Description:

JOB DESCRIPTIONHEALTH ASSISTANT (HA) or CERTIFIED NURSING ASSISTANT (CNA)Number of Positions: 10.0 FTEREPORTS TO: Works under the supervision of the school nurse who is responsible to the Director of Health Services, School Principal, and Assistant Superintendent of Schools.SUMMARY: Health Assistants will support the functions of the school health office. They will assist nurses with various tasks including screenings, visits, data entry, clerical duties, outreach, and office maintenance.DUTIES ASSOCIATED WITH THIS POSITION INCLUDE:?Promote and maintain optimal physical and emotional health of students and staff.?Monitor and support students in medical waiting areas, until parent/guardian/emergency contact arrives.?Escort students to and from health office.?Maintain health records and document pertinent information, and assisting with data entry.?Maintain confidentiality of student's medical issues.?Provide support at one or more schools.?Assist COVID pool testing in school/schools and support follow up testing as well as "Test and Stay" program?Perform or assist with health screenings.MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS?Current Massachusetts State Certified Nursing Assistant Certification preferred.?CPR certification.?Certificate/degree from a CNA program.?One year of experience as CNA or Health Assistant preferred.?High School graduate or equivalent.?Must be able to function as health services team member, prioritize, have goodorganization skills and be able to multi-task.?Ability to use good judgment and exercise tact and diplomacy in dealing with others; ability to respect confidential matters.?Basic computer skills.?Prefer prior experience with children in a school or similar setting.?Must have transportation as school day may be split between two or more settings.?Bilingual/Bicultural strongly preferred. PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS?Ability to move in and out of office, classrooms, buildings, and up and down stairs. ?Must possess mobility to work in a standard office setting and to use standard office equipment, including a computer?Strength to lift and carry materials weighing up to 20 pounds?Vision to read printed materials and a computer screen?Hearing and speech to communicate in person and over the telephone. ?Strength to lift and/or carry materials/items/persons weighing up to 75 pounds with assistance as the students may need positioning.?Such alternatives to the above qualifications as the Superintendent of Schools may find appropriate and acceptable.

  • Position Type:Part-time
  • Positions Available:10
  • Salary:$18 to $18 Per HourJob Category :Student Services > School NurseLocation DescriptionThe Lawrence Public Schools will ensure that ALL students will successfully master the content and skills necessary to graduate from high school, college and/or career ready, by providing a standards-based, rigorous instructional program focused on academic achievement and the development of 21st century skills accompanied by a comprehensive system of supports, all of which are monitored and assessed regularly to ensure accountability to all stakeholders. Learn more about us...Equal Opportunity EmployerLawrence Public Schools is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.Job Requirements
    • ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS: ---Current authorization to work in the United States.---Meets all mandated health screening requirements---A record free of criminal violations that would prohibit public school employment. ---Adheres to the Code of Professional Conduct for School Employees---Complies with drug-free workplace rules, board policies, and administrative guidelines/procedures. ---Ability to establish working relationships with co-workers and function as part of a cohesive team. ---Commitment to keep current with skills essential to the objectives of the position. WORK YEAR: Full-time or Part-time (4 hours/Day Minimum), 182 Days/Annually, Exempt Position $18.00/HOUROTHER: Benefits in accordance with the School District guidelinesEQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYERLawrence Public Schools is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.
    • At least 1 yearof relevant experience preferred
    • High School/Trade School degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa requiredContact Information
      • Nancy Walsh , Nurse
      • 255 Essex Street
      • Lawrence,Massachusetts 01840
        • Phone: 978-975-5905 x-25635
        • Email: click here

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